Effective Engagement in Consulting on July 21-22, 2017
A Faculty Development Program was organized by Center for HR on July 21-22, 2017 on “Effective Engagement in Consulting” for the faculty members of Karunya University Business School. Management consulting is an important part in the life of management educators alongside management education and research. Consulting provides an ideal opportunity to contribute to the body of knowledge. It enhances experience and the skills acquired through management education and research, adds immense value to a faculty. It also provides the best opportunity for professional practice, which generates and tests new ideas about management education. It also paves the way to identify new areas and approaches to research. The two day program aimed at equipping participants to identify potential consultancy assignments, create awareness about the avenues available for consulting in functional Management areas and to enable the faculty members to design and deliver consulting assignments on their own. Fourteen faculty members attended and benefitted from the program that was delivered on a workshop mode. This exclusive program was designed, developed and delivered by a team of senior faculty members including Dr.Vijila Kennedy, Prof.GK Suresh, and Dr.Kirupa Priyadarsini, under the guidance of Prof.Swaminathan. Prof.A.Senthil Kumar and Ms.Latha facilitated specific modules in the program.